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Bahia Rica Kayak and Fishing Lodge

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Punta Cuchillo, Paquera 60111, Costa Rica
Bahia Rica Kayak and Fishing Lodge
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is spectacular, right on the bay, near the ferry and in the jungle. Breakfast was very good and we had 4 options to choose from, for style. We were fortunate enough to see a family of howler monkeys eating in the trees early in the morning. I wish we had stayed more than one night.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing treehouse setting with your own private beach and families of monkeys to keep you company. I was a little hesitant staying in a tree house in the middle of nowhere, but this was pure luxury! I thought maybe it'd be really rustic and worn down - it was the exact opposite. Great building design, clean and I wish we... More 

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Icedros, Owner at Bahia Rica Kayak and Fishing Lodge, responded to this review

IT was great to host you! We are so delighted every time our guests enjoy the place just as much as we do. We hope to see you back here one day! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Bahia Rica our first 2 nights in Costa Rica. While we were there we did the bioluminescence tour as well as the snorkelling/monkey tour. The bioluminescence was the most amazing thing I've ever seen! The snorkelling and monkeys were another adventure I will never forget. The fishing lodge is heaven. When we first arrived we were greeted... More 

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Icedros, Owner at Bahia Rica Kayak and Fishing Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. Our place is a very personal little getaway, and we agree the bioluminescence is something truly amazing. You guys were a blast and we loved having you here! More 

Sherbrooke, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Bahia Rica fishing lodge is a beautiful place with friendly owners. Upon our arrival , we saw the nature, monkeys in the trees and hammocks all over the field . We loved the night bioluminescent kayak with our guide. Vigdis made ​​very good meal. Thank you again for this magical place .

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ViVPaquera, Owner at Bahia Rica Kayak and Fishing Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing us and also to taking the time to write a review!!! We hope to have you back again! More 

Ciudad Colon, Costa Rica
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36 reviews 36 reviews
14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Vigdis and I were emailing over the week prior to our visit, which initially was supposed to be only for the nighttime bioluminescent kayak tour and not a stay in the lodge. But we had car problems that required us to extend our trip. Vigdis was so nice and accommodating in helping us rearrange and not feel stressed that our... More 

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ViVPaquera, Owner at Bahia Rica Kayak and Fishing Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for review! We are glad it worked out so that you could come and stay here with us. More 

Montreal, Canada
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We stayed in the Bahia Rica Jungle lodge for our very last night in Costa Rica, what a great stay it was! We had the lodge to ourselves and it was so peaceful. In the middle of the jungle, no neighbours only wildlife. We slept extremely well, even taking an unexpected nap on their hammocks after only being there for... More 

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ViVPaquera, Owner at Bahia Rica Kayak and Fishing Lodge, responded to this review

We are very glad you enjoyed your stay with us here in the jungle. Thank you so much for your review. More 

Stavanger, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I had spent one week with with Thomas and Vigdis and only thing I can complain is the pain in my arms from lifting fish after fish. Good equipment, and passion for fishing ensures you get the fish you are after than there is always the surprisingly tasty food package prepared by Vigdis when you are tired. First day we... More 

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ViVPaquera, Owner at Bahia Rica Kayak and Fishing Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review! It was great having you here, and we enjoyed taking you out fishing! More 

Denver, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

First off, I want to say that Vigdis and Thomas are amazing hosts and really made our stay there a joy! We stayed two nights total, one on the property, and one on a nearby island in hammocks. The one night on their property we stayed in what I have to call a tree house... it was literally made out... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We spent two wonderful days in the house above the cozy little bay with the picturesque rock. The reason to come here was the bioluminescence in the gulf of Nicoya that is absolutely amazing and starts in the water right in front of Thomas and Vigdis property. We took the night kayak tour and it was one of the highlights... More 

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Centerville, Massachusetts
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Our time at Bahia Rica was absolutely wonderful! Thomas & Vigdis are superb hosts and provide unforgettable experiences of a lifetime. My husband would enthusiasticly insist that our off shore fishing trip took first place after catching a 7ft sailfish, but I would have to argue that the bioluminescent kayaking was tops! Vigdis prepared delicious meals and Thomas' Costa Rican... More 

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